BRAND NEW GIFGROND ON SATURDAY NOVEMBER 19!
THIS TIME WE PROUDLY PRESENTS:
ARMA AGHARTA (Lithuania) – voice / action / improv / dada / Soviet electronics / circuit bent toys
Arma is a sound performance artist and curator from Lithuania. His work stands between musique concrete and DIY shamanism. Odd costumes and gestures work along with serious live electronic soundscapes improvised with soviet vintage electronics, acoustic objects and circuit bent gear.
The sound performances of Arma Agharta span a broad territory between unbridled eruptions of chaotic noise and hypnotic psychedelic ritual to dadaist humour, odd bodily movements, spontaneous improvised games and the voice, detached from meaning and turning into unintelligible glossolalia.
Arma is also one of the most widely travelling Lithuanian sound artists. This mobility brings about both new influences, which become evident after each intense tour, and openness to all kinds of collaborations with other sound artists.
His music has been released exclusively on cassettes. Currently Arma also collaborates with a well known Lithuanian sound artist Arturas Bumsteinas and Greek improviser Tasos Stamou.
Keyboard and drums duo Hexenschuss produce fast-paced, sharp and nasty instrumental tracks which merge classic EBM sensibilities with contemporary sound interests. The music is beat-driven and dirty, and shies away neither from experimental nor from pop. It attacks all senses with relentless sound textures, sequencer-like beats and guitar samples. Underneath the apparently simplicity of their hypnotic, repetitive music lies a deep, constantly
Crever is a Dutch electronic music project founded by Joey H. Beentjes at the end of 2011. His music and noises were influenced by industrial machinery and early industrial and electronic artists. After the debut release in 2012, the musical styles differs from album to album. After 2012 Crever collaborates frequently with several (inter)national artists to perform on cultural events and live concerts.
He's back at Gifgrond after a long long time..!
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